About CPGET 2019

Osmania University had released the admission notification on April 29, 2019, inviting the application forms for the admission. The varsity has changed the name of its common entrance test from OUCET to Common Postgraduate Entrance tests (CPGET). The examination conducted by Osmania University, Hyderabad for admissions to a number of postgraduate programmes including five-year integrated programmes, on offer at five universities. The 90-minute CPGET paper is administered in a computer-based mode, where candidates need to answer a total of 100 questions of one mark each. According to the CPGET marking scheme, there is no negative marking for any wrong response. Based on the results of CPGET, candidates are offered admissions into the different PG programmes in five universities namely, Osmania University, Telangana University, Mahatma Gandhi University, Palamuru University and Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University.

Exam level: University Level Exam
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English
Conducting Body: Osmania University
Duration 1 Hour 30 Minutes

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CPGET 2019 Important Dates

Past Dates and Events

11 Oct, 2019

Third Provisional Allotment List - Start Date | Mode: Online

16 Sep, 2019

Second Provisional Allotment List - Start Date | Mode: Online

30 Aug, 2019

First Provisional Allotment List - Start Date | Mode: Online

18 Aug, 2019 - 26 Aug, 2019

Counselling | Mode: Offline

13 Aug, 2019

Result - Cut off | Mode: Online

09 Aug, 2019

Result | Mode: Online

24 Jul, 2019

Answer Key - Preliminary answer key | Mode: Online

08 Jul, 2019 - 20 Jul, 2019

Exam | Mode: Online

02 Jul, 2019

Admit Card | Mode: Online

29 Jun, 2019

Late Fee Application - With late fee of Rs 2000 - Start Date | Mode: Online

15 Jun, 2019 - 26 Jun, 2019

Application - Application Correction Window | Mode: Online

22 Jun, 2019

Late Fee Application - With late fee of Rs 500 - Start Date | Mode: Online

29 Apr, 2019 - 12 Jun, 2019

Application | Mode: Online

  • The candidate must have passed the B.A, B.Sc or equivalent examination with  minimum 40 percent marks in the aggregate- Part 2 subject.
  • Candidates qualifying the Bachelor degree Compartmentally are also eligible if they secure 40 percent aggregate marks. 
  • For SC/ST candidates, there is no minimum requirement of marks and a pass in the qualifying subject is sufficient.     
  • Candidates qualifying their degree with a single subject or through open/distance mode of education are not eligible.
  • There is no age limit for appearing in CPGET 2019.
  • The age limit for SC/ST candidates applying fee reimbursement is 34 years.
  • The age limit for Disabled/ Minorities is 30 years.
  • The candidate must fulfill  local/unreserved status criteria, laid down by Telangana educational institutions.

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card

The Osmania University had released the CPGET Application form 2019 on April 29, 2019. The Application Form of CPGET 2019 could be filled via online mode only through the official website link available in this page. The CPGET Application Form ended by June 12, 2019, without any late payment. Whereas an extension in the submission of application form of CPGET with a late fine was till June 29, 2019. The applicant must keep the scanned passport size color photo, signature, or the certificates of caste/income (if applicable). The candidates need to fill all the necessary details including the number of entrance test, phone number and email id and candidature. The candidate also need to reimburse a the requisite registration fee for the application form of CPGET 2019. The candidates need to pay the CPGET 2019 registration-cum-application fee using Credit/Debit Cards or Net banking or at any T.S/A.P Online centres as well. Thereafter, the candidate receives a Registration ID, which must be preserved by the candidate for further reference to admit card and the admission process.

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
OBC, General Online Male, Female, Transgender ₹ 800
ST, SC Online Male, Female, Transgender ₹ 600

The Osmania University determining CPGET 2019 exam pattern was conducted in online mode (pen-paper mode). According to the exam pattern of CPGET 2019, the total duration of the CPGET 2019 is 1.5 hours. Candidates can check this section for detailed information regarding the CPGET Exam Pattern.

The total number of questions in CPGET 2019 consists of 100 multiple choice objective questions for a total of 100 marks. The entrance test for the admission to programs of M.Sc. Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Environmental Science, Forensic Science, Genetics and Microbiology follows a pattern that requires the candidates to appear for a common entrance test, namely BCBTESFSG&M which comprises of Part-A (Chemistry for 40 Marks) and Part-B (Any of the optional subject: Physics, Botany, Zoology, Genetics, Microbiology, Biochemistry and Biotechnology) for 60 Marks as determined.

CPGET 2019 admit card also known as hall ticket is the identity card of the applicant appearing at the examination. The CPGET 2019 Admit card includes details such as Name, Roll no, Date of Birth and exam centre. The official authorities of CPGET had released the admit card in Online mode on the official website of the University.

The candidate can download the CPGET 2019 Admit Card by following steps given below:

1. Log on to the official website of Osmania University 

2. Login using the User id and password

3. Click on ‘Download Admit Card’ to access the hall ticket

4. Cross-check all the mentioned details and take printed copies of the hall ticket

The applicants need to download the CPGET 2019 Admit Card and paste their recent passport size color photograph and in the given space and get it self attested after he/she downloads the admit card. The candidate must carry the downloaded CPGET 2019 admit card with the recent self attested photograph, without which the candidate is not permitted to the examination hall for the Common Entrance Test. Candidates need to verify and ensure that the entities in CPGET 2019 admit card are filled including the photograph and signature are correct. It is mandatory for the candidates to carry the Admit card of CPGET 2019  along with the photo identity proof of the candidate at the examination centre.

Documents Required at Exam

  • OUCET Hall Ticket
  • Valid Identity Proof (Aadhaar Card/Driving License/PAN Card)
  • OUCET Rank Card
  • Original Certificates of the qualifying examinations
  • Secondary School Certificate (S.S.C.) / 10th std. certificate.
  • Proof of Local/Non-Local status of the candidates
  • Community Certificate for SC, ST and BC candidates

Osmania University had released CPGET answer key 2019 on July 24, 2019. Candidates need to note that the answer key of CPGET 2019 will be released in two phases. The first phased answer key of CPGET 2019 was the preliminary answer key while the second-phase was the final answer key of CPGET 2019. Osmania University had released OUCET Answer Key in pdf format. After appearing for CPGET, the candidates need to check the preliminary answer key of CPGET 2019. The candidates can cross-check the provide keys against their marked answers in the entrance test and can tally the score. If the candidate finds an error or doubt in the released CPGET Answer key, he/she can challenge the CPGET 2019 Answer key.

After the successful completion of the examination and the release of CPGET Answer Key, the Osmania University had released the CPGET 2019 Result on August 09, 2019.  The CPGET result was released online on the official website of the University. The candidates can check their result and download the Result and their respective Rank card. However, candidates can check the link to the CPGET Result 2019 that is provided in this page by Careers 360. 

To download the Admit card, follow the given steps:

  1. Login to the official website of Osmania University

  2. Click on the CPGET 2019 link

  3. Enter the Hall ticket number

  4. Enter the Date of birth

The Result appears on the screen, Candidates are required to download the CPGET 2019 Result and take a print out for future admission process.

Documents Required at Counselling

  • OUCET Hall Ticket
  • OUCET Rank Card
  • Graduation Degree Certificate
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Class 10th Marksheet
  • Domicile Certificate (If applicable)
  • Community Certificate (If applicable)
  • Income Certificate (If applicable)

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Questions related to CPGET

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I got seat in private PG COLLEGE in cpget 3rd counseling.. how much fee we should pay per Year and what is the total fee???

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 12th Oct, 2019

hello aspirant,

st joseph college offers post graduate course in mba and mcj (master of communication and journalism). mba courses total  fees is 1 lakh. but fees structure is not available in official website. however course fees varies year to year.


is there 3rd phase in ts cpget. i have apply msc mathematics.when is cpget special category NCC quota seat allotment results declare

Gehna Chawla 17th Sep, 2019


The CPGCET special category NCC quota seat allotment date is 16th of september

Thankyou, I hope it helps, feel free to approach for further queries

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